Exhibition Halls



         Current and Forth-coming Exhibitions         

The Tareq Rajab Museum Book Launch

The Door Of Sultan Barquq  In Kuwait

by Dr Geza Fehervari

A series of lectures will also accompany the launch (dates to be finalised)


Date not set


Recent Exhibitions

New English School
Annual Art Exhibition
5th November 2009
Lewis Chapman
British Artist - Exhibition of Paintings
Workshops to be conducted, details to follow
22nd November 2009 - 26th November 2009
Annual Exhibition of KTAA
Official Opening and prize giving
Guest of Honour
Mr Tareq S Rajab
May 13th 2009 @ 7:30pm
S.S. Manian Art Foundation
Presents an Edhibition of Art
'Serene Strokes'
S.Kondal Raj
25th March to 28th March 2009
9am to 1pm    /   4pm to 9pm

enquires: 66855427 Artist
email: tenkasissmanian@yahoo.com

Caravan Galleries presents an exhibition of

Contemporary Arab Art

email: caravangalleries@hotmail.com


April 26th / 27th / 28th  - 2009

New English School Annual Art Exhibition

30th October -  6th November 2008

An Exhibition of Paintings by

Michael Cassidy


23rd November - 27th November 2008
KTAA Annual Bazaar 19th - 21st May 2008

Opening Monday 19th May 

Between 6.30pm and 7.00pm

20th -21st   :  9.30am - 8.00pm


Tareq Rajab Museum


 "Costumes from the Arab World"

Opening 15th April @ 6pm

From 16th April to 23rd April

9am - 12pm

4pm - 7pm

KTAA Informal Evening

"Costumes from the Arab World"

Tuesday 22nd April


KTAA Quiltathon

A group will attempt top make 25 single quilts which will form a load going to an orphanage in N.Iraq for housing war orphans.

The Quitathon will take place all day and everyone is welcome to come along and, if you feel like it join in or just pop-in for a coffee.

Admission free and open to non-members also.

March 24th  - 8am - 9pm
Junior KTAA 15th / 22nd March
Junior KTAA - Enrolment - A 12 week course

For more information please contact Sara Price: presidentktaa@yahoo.com

Course Dates - All Saturday mornings

January 26th

February 2nd, 9th,23rd

March 1st, 8th

Date of exhibition of works to be finalised

British Studio Arts Presents an Exhibition

By Visiting British Artist

George Lewis

George Lewis has exhibited widely in the UK-Europe-USA-Middle East. His work can be found in numerous collections world wide. The artist will be present during the exhibition

Opening  3rd March @ 7pm

4th & 5th March 10am-1pm  & 5pm -9pm

6th March 10am - 1pm


with support of the British council

Caravan Galleries presents an exhibition of new works

"Layers of the past"


Dr. Eyad Al-Misri


3rd February -> 7th February  2008

Opening Reception Sunday 3rd February

7pm - 10pm

4th-6th February 

10am - 1pm, 5pm - 9pm

Painting Demonstration by Artist

Tuesday 5th February  5pm - 9pm

Thursday 7th February 10am - 1pm only

A Collection of Oil & Watercolour paintings by


"A Tryst with my Passion"

(Artist Present)

14th to 16th February 2008

Inauguration by H.E. The Indian Ambassador

Mr. M. Ganapathy

on 14th February @ 5.30pm

15th & 16th Feb

9.00am to 1.00pm  -  4.00pm to 9.00pm

Aspen Gallery Presents


 An exhibition of new works by VIAN SORA

25th October -> 1st November 2007




Special workshop  arranged  for New English School AS/A Level Art Students By Vian Sora 26th  October 4pm to 6pm

27th October 10am to 2pm

Junior KTAA - Enrolment - A 12 week course

For more information please contact Sara Price: presidentktaa@yahoo.com

27th October  10am - 12pm in Diwaniya

Course Dates - All Saturday mornings

10am - 12pm

November 3rd, 10th, 24th

December 1st, 8th, 15th

New English School - Annual Art Exhibition 1st November -> 9th November 2007
KTAA Bazaar 17th November  2007 -  10am -
KTAA - Annual textile exhibition May 30th - June 2nd

Artist: CT Nelson (USA)

Presented by: Aspen Gallery (www.aspen-gallery.com)


May 12 - 16, 2007

KTAA - Creative Embroidery by Sara Price 28th  April 2007  -  7:00pm

Women of the West

Presented by: Aspen Gallery (www.aspen-gallery.com)

April 14 - 18, 2007

KTAA - Lecture  'Magic of Natural Colour' 17th  March 2007 
KTAA - Lecture from top Indian designer ' Sharbari Datta'  Indian Textiles and  wedding Attire Saturday, February 17th   
Exhibition of Art and Ceramics organised by Aspen Gallery -

 'Water Works and Fired Earth' (Click to view Pictures)

Works by Jack Brumbaugh 

Ceramic Vessels by: Bede Clarke and Joe Christensen


February 11 - 14 2007
An Exhibition organised by Jeanne Whatley - Works by Dr. Eyad (Artist visiting details to follow)

'Mysteries of the East'  -  Original mixed media oil Paintings


Saturday, January 27th , 7-10pm Opening & Artists Reception
KTAA -    Lecture by Neil Richardson Sunday   21st January 2007 
New English School - Book Fair December 17th - 19th 2006
Kuwait Design Centre - Exhibition of Arab/Eastern and European Antique Furniture and Ceramics December 10th - 14th 2006
KTAA Lecture on techniques of Afgan Carpet making - By Hussein Somat December 9th 2006
Exhibition by British Studio Arts of works by Endre Roder - Opened by The British Ambassador Mr. Stuart Laing  November 19th - 23rd 2006
KTAA Lecture on Uzbekistan - Part of the Silk Route - By Fiona Jack President of KTAA November 18th 2006
Aspen Gallery presents the beautiful & mysterious art work of VIAN SORA voyage into arabia  November 12th - 15th     10am - 1pm / 5pm - 8pm
New English School annual Art exhibition - Guest of  Honour The British Ambassador Mr. Stuart Laing October 19th 2006
KTAA Monthly meeting and lecture by Georgia Daugherty - Tailoring 14th October 2006
 KTAA Meeting and lecture by James Bishop - Textiles of Ladakh September 23rd 2006
Exhibition and Book Launch -  David Roberts - The Life and Works of a Scottish Artist

By Denise S Rajab   Under the Auspices HE The British Ambassador Mr. and  Mrs. Stuart Laing 

September 12th - 23rd 2006
Lecture By Michaela Callaghan - Inspirations For Design  - Organized by KTAA April 24th 2006 - Doors open 6.30pm - Starts 7.00pm
Artists in Education - An Art Exhibition by Artists connected with Education In Kuwait April 29th 2006
An Art Exhibition of Kuwaiti Doors and Ancient Seals - By Dr. Eyad Al- Masri

Organised by Jeanne Whatley www.caravangalleries.com


May 13th -  14th 2006
KTAA Annual Quilts and Textile Arts Exhibition May 25th - 28th 2006
Lecture on Egyptian Landscapes - 50 Years of Tapestry weaving By Mr. Ikram Nosshi

Head of Wissa Wassaf Art Centre - Organized by KTAA

April 2006
Lecture on Textiles of South China by Gina Corrigan  - Organized by KTAA March 2006
Across Australia - Australian Textile Art by Dijanne Cavaal

Sponsored by the Australian Embassy Kuwait  - Organized by KTAA

March 2006
Lecture By Kathy Topp - Textiles from New Zealand  - Organized by KTAA December 2005
Photographic Art Exhibition By Juanita December 2005
Lecture on Bhutanese Textiles by Gayley Yangzom  - Organized by KTAA November 2005
Glimpses from the Recent Past Part II 1960 - 1980  Tareq Rajab Museum November 2005
Lecture by David Peez - Iranian Tribal Carpets - Organized by KTAA October 2005
New English School Annual Art Exhibition October 2005
Quilts and Textile Arts Exhibition - Organized by KTAA May 2005
KTAA Jenny Bowker Workshop April 2005
Exhibition of water colours by Emma Faull - Organised by Kate Van Grutten March 2005
50 Years of Photography by Tareq S Rajab February 2005
Antiques and Collectables Exhibition - by The Kuwait Design Centre October / November 2004
New English School  annual Art Exhibition October 2004
Doors from Kuwait, Gulf and the Yemen -  Tareq Rajab Museum Book Launch October 2004
Exhibition of Contemporary British Artists - By British Studio Arts October 2004
KTAA Bernina Quilting Workshop April 2004
Incredible India - Exhibition of water colours by Kashmiri Artist Mr. Dina Nath Walli

Tareq Rajab Museum

April  2004
International Award Ceremony - New English School March 2004
Lecture on Afghanistan, Textiles and Carpets By Hussain Samast - Organized by KTAA February 2004
Exhibition of Zsolnay from the Denise Rajab Collection October  15th - October 30th 2003
Exhibition of  Indian Paintings and Miniatures from the Tareq Rajab Collection January 20th 2003  - February 2nd 2003
40 years of Travel by Tareq S Rajab April / May 2001

A lecture on The History of Russian Tsar Court costumes

by Miss Olga Nefedova

17th November 2001
Orientalists Paintings and Graphic Art from the Tareq Rajab Museum 24th November 2001 - 31st December 2001
Textile Society -  A lecture by Shieka Altaf Salim Al Ali Al Sabah 19th January 2002
Educational Book Exhibition - Organized by the New English School 26th January 2002  -  27th January 2002

The British Embassy Exhibition  -  ISLAND: The Sea Front

By Kate Mellor


On loan from the British Council London

2nd February 2002  -  14th February 2002
Textile Society - Lecture and Exhibit on Japanese Kimonos 16th March 2002
New English School Photographic competition and Exhibition March 20th 2002

An Exhibition of Contemporary British Studio Art

 Presented by British Studio Arts

24th - 25th March 2002
Exhibition of Lithographs by David Roberts from the Tareq Rajab Museum October 2002 21st - November 3rd 2002

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